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Venice VR

Venice Film Festival launches VR competition

A total of 18 VR experiences will compete in the strand.

Heartsone

Breaking Glass acquires Icelandic drama 'Heartsone'

EXCLUSIVE: Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson directed Venice 2016 Queer Lion winner. Separately, FilmRise has acquired Sundance documentary It’s Not Yet Dark.

American Anarchist

Gravitas Ventures acquires 'American Anarchist'

The distributor has picked up worldwide rights from UTA Independent Film Group to Charlie Siskel’s documentary following its Venice Film Festival world premiere.

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'The War Show', 'Sami Blood' win Venice Days prizes

Documentary The War Show won best film while Sami Blood won the Europa Cinemas Label.

'The Woman Who Left' wins Venice Golden Lion

Lav Diaz’s The Woman Who Left from the Philippines won the Golden Lion at the 73rd Venice Film festival on Saturday while Emma Stone claimed the Coppa Volpi best actress prize for La La Land and Oscar Martínez took actor honours for El Ciudadano Ilustre.

Natalie Portman: 'Jackie' most "dangerous" role of my career

Director Pablo Larrain says Jacqueline Kennedy was a “queen without a throne” following well-received Venice debut.

Venice: Mel Gibson talks 'Hacksaw Ridge', Hollywood and faith

Mel Gibson and Andrew Garfield discussed WWII drama following Venice world premiere screening.

Venice: Tom Ford, Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal on 'Nocturnal Animals'

Director and stars reveal their motivations for taking on Nocturnal Animals during Venice press conference.

more from Venice

Permission

Filmart: Rebecca Hall-Dan Stevens rom-com 'Permission' sells to China, South Korea

EXCLUSIVE: UK-based sales outfit Film Constellation scores deals on upcoming title.

Mad Detective

Filmart: Emperor unveils action trio and rom-com

Company boards Wai Ka-fai and Derek Kwok projects.

Duay Klaw

Filmart: Thailand’s Five Star restores regal docudrama

Duay Klaw features original music compositions by the late Thai king Bhumibol Adulyadej, who died last October.

The Man

Filmart: SF Studio sells Nordic trio to Asia

EXCLUSIVE: Danish drama The Man has sold to China as one of several deals closed by the sales outfit.

UK Film & TV Week Reception, Los Angeles 3

UK Film & TV Week Reception, Los Angeles

A mid-November reception at Palihouse in West Hollywood hosted by the British Film Commission brought together a cordial gathering of industry personnel to meet and discuss the best of UK services.

More of The Circuit

The Florida Project

'The Florida Project' scores deals for Protagonist

EXCLUSIVE: Well-received Cannes title goes to Germany, Australia, Scandinavia and more.

Boots on the Ground

Moviehouse boards UK war movie 'Boots On The Ground'

EXCLUSIVE: Louis Melville directs story of British soldiers in Afghanistan.

Billion Dollar Mirage

CMG, Richard Guardian launch 'Billion Dollar Mirage'

EXCLUSIVE: Film is adapted from the autobiography of American banker Glenn Stewart.

Roberto Saviano

Elle Driver launches 'Paranza Dei Bambini' from 'Gomorrah' writer

EXCLUSIVE: Palomar, Elle Driver join forces on adaptation of bestseller.

the keeper of lost causes

Christoffer Boe to direct final 'Department Q' feature

Film i Vast launches title at Cannes slate presentation.

Rosanna Arquette

Insurgent launches 'Puppy Love' in Cannes

EXCLUSIVE: Hopper Penn, Paz de la Huerta, and Rosanna Arquette lead comedy.